Generic Agile concept Development and delivery: Iterative Incremental Requirements and solutions: Evolve through collaboration between self- organizing, cross-functional teams Others: Adaptive planning Rapid and flexible response to change
Traditional vs. Agile Individuals and interaction Customer collaboration Responding to change Processes and tools Contract negotiation Following a plan Traditional way Agile way There is value There is MORE value Usable products Comprehensive doc / theory
Agilist An agilist practices and promotes agile mindset.
What makes a good worker? Qualities Passionate DisciplineTruthful Grateful Active Collabor- ative Creative Self- improving
What makes a good agilist? A good worker With SMART goals Size tasks Start quickly Utilize limited resouces Prefer simplicity Improve work daily Interact face to face A member & leader Regularly review & learn
DevOps methodology DevOps promotes a set of processes and methods for more effective communication and collaboration between depts. In an organization with separate depts for Dev, IT operations and QA, deep cross- dept integration is often not effective.
Applications Value / Vision Driven Estimate Fixed Constraints And then… Plan- Driven Scope ScheduleCost Scope ScheduleCost
As a summary Act / Accelerate Adaptively Guarantee Good enough products Improve Incrementally / Iteratively Listen and Learn Evolve towards Excellence
References Agile Estimating and Planning, by Mike Cohn, Prentice Hall Scrum and XP from the Trenches, by Henrik Kniberg, InfoQ http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd997578.aspx http://www.agilescrum.org/ http://olemortenamundsen.wordpress.com/2010/03/19/ka nban-and-scrum-combined/ http://olemortenamundsen.wordpress.com/2010/03/19/ka nban-and-scrum-combined/ http://www.lean.org/whatslean/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DevOps http://gettingresults.com/wiki/Explained_- _Agile_Results_in_a_Nutshell http://gettingresults.com/wiki/Explained_- _Agile_Results_in_a_Nutshell http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_business
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